Maximiano De Sousa

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Maximiano de Sousa Also known as Max (20 January 1918, in Funchal, Madeira – 29 May 1980) was a Portuguese Fado singer.

Max was one of the most popular Fado singers from the 1940s until well after his death in 1980.

Maximiano de Sousa, known to most people as Max, was a Madeiran (Portuguese: madeirense), born in Funchal in 1918. It was here where his career started. He was a tailor, and even after becoming an artist, he long maintained that profession. In 1936 he began working at night in a hotel bar in Funchal as a singer and continued to work as a tailor during the day.

In 1957, he left for the United States where he remained for two years, afterward he toured Angola, Mozambique, South Africa, Brazil, and Argentina.
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Artist

Albums

33CS 4 Maximiano De Sousa - Sinal Da Cruz album art Max* Sinal Da Cruz(10", Album) Columbia 33CS 4 UK 1956 Sell This Version
SLPDZ 552 Maximiano De Sousa - Pomba Branca, Pomba Branca album art Max* Pomba Branca, Pomba Branca(LP, RE) Decca SLPDZ 552 Portugal 1978 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SEGC 18 Maximiano De Sousa - Vielas De Alfama album art Max* Vielas De Alfama(7", EP) Columbia SEGC 18 UK 1956 Sell This Version
SPN 216 F Maximiano De Sousa - Bailinho Da Madeira / Noites Da Madeira album art Max com Orquestra* Bailinho Da Madeira / Noites Da Madeira(7", Single) Decca SPN 216 F Portugal 1956 Sell This Version
SEGC 31 Maximiano De Sousa - Saudades Da Ilha album art Max* Saudades Da Ilha(7", EP) Columbia SEGC 31 UK 1960 Sell This Version
SLEM 2093 Maximiano De Sousa - Carta De Um Soldado album art Max* Carta De Um Soldado(7", EP) Columbia SLEM 2093 Portugal 1961 Sell This Version
PEP 1208 Maximiano De Sousa - Vielas De Alfama album art Max* Vielas De Alfama(7", EP) Decca PEP 1208 Portugal 1967 Sell This Version
PEP 1220 Maximiano De Sousa - Ó Ai Ó Linda album art Max* Ó Ai Ó Linda(7", EP) Decca PEP 1220 Portugal 1967 Sell This Version
SPEP 1410 Maximiano De Sousa - Não Basta Chamar Irmão album art Max* Não Basta Chamar Irmão(7", EP) Decca SPEP 1410 Portugal 1972 Sell This Version
SPN 158 D Maximiano De Sousa - Escuta Coração album art Max* Escuta Coração(7", Single) Decca SPN 158 D Portugal 1974 Sell This Version
SPN 157 D Maximiano De Sousa - Pomba Branca , Pomba Branca / Quando A Dor Bateu Á Porta album art Max* Pomba Branca , Pomba Branca / Quando A Dor Bateu Á Porta(7") Decca SPN 157 D Portugal 1974 Sell This Version
SEGC 17 Maximiano De Sousa - Não, Não, Não album art Max* Não, Não, Não(7", EP) Columbia SEGC 17 UK Unknown Sell This Version
PEP 1305 Maximiano De Sousa - Que Me Importa Morrer album art Max* Que Me Importa Morrer(7", EP) Decca PEP 1305 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
M.L. 180 Maximiano De Sousa - A Mula Da Cooperativa album art Maximiano De Sousa A Mula Da Cooperativa(Shellac, 10", Single) Columbia M.L. 180 UK Unknown Sell This Version
PEP 1201 Maximiano De Sousa - A Júlia Florista album art Max* A Júlia Florista(7", EP) Decca PEP 1201 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
M.L. 163 Maximiano De Sousa - Ai Vem-Te Embora / Os Três Santos Populares album art Max* Ai Vem-Te Embora / Os Três Santos Populares(Shellac, 10") Columbia M.L. 163 UK Unknown Sell This Version
M.L. 179 Maximiano De Sousa - Porto Santo / Beijar-Te Assim album art Max* Porto Santo / Beijar-Te Assim(Shellac, 10") Columbia M.L. 179 UK Unknown Sell This Version
M.L. 161 Maximiano De Sousa - Ilha Da Madeira album art Maximiano De Sousa Ilha Da Madeira(Shellac, 10", Single) Columbia M.L. 161 UK Unknown Sell This Version
ML 149 Maximiano De Sousa - Rancho Minhoto / Baile Camponês album art Max* Rancho Minhoto / Baile Camponês(Shellac, 10") Columbia ML 149 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
ML 189 Maximiano De Sousa - Bate O Pé / O Ilhéu album art Max* Bate O Pé / O Ilhéu(Shellac, 10") Columbia ML 189 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
PEP 1060 Maximiano De Sousa - Quando É Lua Nova album art Maximiano De Sousa Quando É Lua Nova(7", EP) Decca Studios PEP 1060 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
M.L. 186 Maximiano De Sousa - O Homem Do Trombone / O Meu Tareco album art Max*, Humberto Madeira Max*, Humberto Madeira - O Homem Do Trombone / O Meu Tareco(Shellac, 10") Columbia M.L. 186 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
PEP 1141 Maximiano De Sousa - Casei Com Uma Velha album art Max* Casei Com Uma Velha(7", EP) Decca PEP 1141 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
M.L. 131 Maximiano De Sousa - Bailinho Da Madeira album art Maximiano De Sousa Bailinho Da Madeira(Shellac, 10", Single) Columbia M.L. 131 Portugal Unknown Sell This Version
11 C 016 40042 M Maximiano De Sousa - A Mula Da Cooperativa album art Max* A Mula Da Cooperativa(7", EP) Columbia 11 C 016 40042 M Portugal Unknown Sell This Version

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